Thursday, June 26, 2008

NOW on PBS: Torture Tactics--Interview with Alex Gibney

Torture Tactics: Interview with Alex Gibney
Host: David Branccacio

This year's Oscar-winning feature documentary, "Taxi to the Dark Side," tells the story of an innocent Afghan taxi driver who died while being interrogated and tortured by U.S. soldiers. NOW interviews the film's director, Alex Gibney, about torture practices of the United States in Afghanistan, Iraq, and Guantánamo Bay, and how the issue is playing out in the presidential race. At the intersection of human rights, civil liberties, and national security, how should America respond?

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